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UMW Dedicates Technology Convergence Center

The University of Mary Washington formally dedicated its Information and Technology Convergence Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 18. The four-story center, adjacent to Simpson Library and straddling Campus Walk, opened to
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UMW Theatre to Debut 2014-15 Season with “Doubt”

The University of Mary Washington Theatre will launch its 2014-15 season with “Doubt,” a Tony Award-winning drama by John Patrick Shanley. Performances will take place Sept. 25-27 and Oct. 2-4 at 8 p.m. and Sept.
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UMW To Host 1st Congressional District Debate

The University of Mary Washington will host the 1st Congressional District Debate on Monday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in George Washington Hall’s Dodd Auditorium. The debate will present Republican Rep. Rob Wittman, who has
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UMW to Host Lecture in Observation of Constitution Day

The University of Mary Washington will commemorate Constitution Day, Wed., Sept. 17, with a public lecture by Doug Smith, executive director of the Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution at James Madison’s Montpelier. The
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Washington Monthly Rates UMW Among Nation’s Top Schools

Washington Monthly magazine has ranked the University of Mary Washington 25th among master’s universities in the nation in its 2014 College Guide and Rankings. The university was listed among 671 other schools across the nation
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  • UMW Honors 9/11 Victims
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    The University of Mary Washington’s Association of Student Veterans paid tribute to the lives lost in the September 11th attacks on Thursday, Sept. 11. The event began at 8 a.m. in front of George Washington Hall with the raising of the American flag and

  • U.S. News Ranks UMW Among Top Five Public Universities in the South
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    U.S. News & World Report ranked the University of Mary Washington’s undergraduate program fifth among public southern universities in the “Top Public Regional Universities – South” category in its 2015 edition of America’s Best Colleges. The university has been ranked in the top 20

  • Galleries Showcasing Two Exhibits
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    The University of Mary Washington Galleries is hosting its inaugural Melchers Gray Purchase Award Showcase, the first time the collection has been shown together since the founding of the Purchase Award in 1995. The exhibit is one of two shows that opened Thursday, September 4, at

  • The Sisterhood of Success Leads UMW’s Leadership Colloquium

    Kathy Korman Frey, an award-winning entrepreneur and founder of the Hot Mommas Project –the world’s largest collection of women’s case studies, will give the keynote lecture “The Sisterhood of Success” at the annual Leadership Colloquium at the University of Mary Washington. The

  • Mindfulness Week Returns to UMW

    Lilian Cheung, director of health promotion and communication in the Department of Nutrition at Harvard University, will be the featured speaker for the University of Mary Washington’s second annual Mindfulness Week that begins Monday, Sept. 15. Co-author of “Savor: Mindful Eating, Mindful Life,”